You must prepare a reference machine and convert it to a template for cloning before you can add software installation by HP Server Automation to provisioning by cloning.
- Add the HP Server Automation agent installation package to the cloning template.
- Copy the HP Server Automation agent installer to the C:\ directory of the reference machine.
- Add the customization required to invoke the agent after provisioning, by adding following line to the
Run Oncesection of the customization specification.
C:\opswareagentinstaller --opsw_gw_addr opswareipaddress:3001 -s --force_sw_reg
This customization also installs the agent on each cloned machine.
opswareagentinstallerwith the name of the HP Server Automation agent installer executable.
opswareipaddresswith the IP address of the server that is hosting the HP Server Automation instance that installs the software.
C:\ opsware-agent-188.8.131.52.61-win32-6.0.exe --opsw_gw_addr 10.20.100.52:3001 -s --force_sw_reg --force_full_hw_reg
What to do next
Optionally, identify the HP Server Automation policies to make available in vRealize Automation. See Enable vRealize Automation Software Installation from HP Server Automation.
Create a blueprint for the type of HP Server Automation integration you want to enable. See Creating Blueprints for HP Server Automation.